The Information Society offers enormous benefits to Europe's less developed regions and rural and isolated areas, yet commercial investment in broadband infrastructure for these areas is problematic.
In parallel to the conference "EC Conference on Bridging the Broadband Gap" the EC invites up to 40 projects to be present at the Exhibition Area. Among these, 3 will be selected for the BEST EU BROADBAND PROJECT 2007.
Access to technology by people with disabilities: Policy and strategy for modern public and private organisations.
Η Ακαδημία Αθηνών σε συνεργασία με την All European Academies (ALLEA), την InterAcademy Panel (IAP) και την UNESCO διοργανώνει το Δεύτερο Διεθνές Συμπόσιο για τις Πανανθρώπινες Αξίες με θέμα "Επιστήμη, Τεχνολογία και Ανθρώπινες Αξίες".
The European Science Foundation (ESF) has established the program TOWARDS ELECTRONIC DEMOCRACY (TED) with the following overall objectives:
Innovative technology and the sharing of best practice are critical aspects in the drive to deliver better public services and meet legislative and governance requirements.
This event will offer a platform for local and regional authorities in Europe to discuss eGovernment and Information Society strategies, to share good practices and evaluate achievements.
The ParkService project (supported by the eTEN programme) will be demonstrating the use of Internet-connected television and the INDIGO walking aid at a free public event.
CeBIT Hannover is the worlds largest exhibition and trade fair showcasing digital IT and telecommunications solutions for home and work environments.
The Eurocities Forum on Knowledge Society, formerly known as Telecities, promotes every year 4 events consisting of a conference and thematic workshops (e-Care, eGovernment, Broadband, eCitizenship).